» Tuesday, September 15, 2009


Asked if the Prime Minister had any reaction to comments that Lord Mandelson was the real Prime Minister, the PMS said that the Prime Minister was pleased to have a team of experienced Cabinet Ministers around him; it was a cohesive and coordinated team and the Prime Minister valued input from all members. The Prime Minister led the Cabinet and was focused on the important issues already mentioned in today’s briefing.

Asked if the Prime Minister was grateful to Harriet Harman for consulting people on their opinions regarding his leadership, the PMS said that the Prime Minister was completely focused on his priorities, particularly in the run-up to the G20, and his Cabinet was completely supportive of what the Government was seeking to do, both individually and collectively.

Asked if the Prime Minister agreed with Lord Mandelson that the Government should be seen as insurgents, the PMS said that the Prime Minister would not wish to comment on any particular extracts of any Cabinet Minister’s speech. Lord Mandelson had been talking about the energy levels important in politics.

Asked if the Prime Minister would be talking to President Obama in the near future, the PMS said that the Prime Minister and President Obama had spoken last week and they would see each other next week at the G20 Summit.

Asked if the Prime Minister had any plans to talk to the First Minister tomorrow, the PMS said that he would check.

original source.

Briefing took place at 11:00 | Search for related news

No Comments »

No comments yet.

RSS feed for comments on this post.

Post a public comment

(You must give an email address, but it will not be displayed to the public.)
(You may give your website, and it will be displayed to the public.)


This is not a way of contacting the Prime Minister. If you would like to contact the Prime Minister, go to the 10 Downing Street official site.

Privacy note: Shortly after posting, your name and comment will be displayed on the site. This means that people searching for your name on the Internet will be able to find and read your comment.

Downing Street Says...

The unofficial site which lets you comment on the UK Prime Minister's official briefings. About us...


September 2009
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
« Aug   Oct »

Supported by


Disruptive Proactivity

Recent Briefings



Syndicate (RSS/XML)



Contact Sam Smith.

This site is powered by WordPress. Theme by Jag Singh